Archive for the 'nanotechnology' Category

EPA moves to plug major Energy Star leak

April 28, 2009

DeviceGuru recently reported on a reader’s discovery that his “Energy Star compliant” Sony HDTV was consuming 200 times its advertised standby power. Now, he’s back with good news: the Environmental Protection Agency has decided to plug this gaping energy-draining hole via a new release of its Energy Star TV specification.

Euro project slashes flexible display costs

December 8, 2008

European researchers have developed a cost-effective method for manufacturing flexible displays in much the same way that newspapers are printed. Their work could revolutionize packaging, advertising, and even clothing.